9 more die of coronavirus, 309 new cases confirmed
Nine more people died from coronavirus in Bangladesh in the last 24 hours till Saturday, taking the death toll in the country to 140. Besides, 309 more people tested positive for coronavirus during the period, raising the number of such cases in the country to 4,998.
Additional Director General (Admin) of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) Prof Nasima Sultana disclosed the latest figures of deaths and infections in a daily online bulletin on coronavirus situation in Dhaka Saturday afternoon.
In the last 24 hours, we’ve carried out tests on 3,337 samples collected from across the country and 309 more patients have been diagnosed with coronavirus infection. The total number of infections has risen to 4,998. Nine more people have died and the total death toll is 140, she said.